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by Theleman
Thu May 10, 2018 9:25 pm
Forum: Book Club
Topic: Being and Time by Heidegger
Replies: 12
Views: 1004

Re: Being and Time by Heidegger

But reading the whole book Being and Time give you any more benefit than just reading the summary of the book?
by Theleman
Tue May 08, 2018 3:50 pm
Forum: Book Club
Topic: Being and Time by Heidegger
Replies: 12
Views: 1004

Being and Time by Heidegger

Just wondering if there is a point in reading that book. Because it is a massive big book, which will take quite some time to finish.
Is there really that much in the book?
Or would it be OK just reading summary or synoptic entries in Philosophy dictionary.
by Theleman
Wed Aug 23, 2017 6:48 pm
Forum: Book Club
Topic: Histories of Philosophy
Replies: 26
Views: 8686

Re: Histories of Philosophy

Copleston's 11 volume is great but takes forever to read them all.

D. W. Hamlyn's Ä History of Western Philosophy" from Pelican paperback covers the whole lot in just over 300 pages.
Then move to Russell's and Kenny's could be idea?
by Theleman
Wed Aug 23, 2017 6:42 pm
Forum: Philosophy of Religion
Topic: ~ What is Church ? ~
Replies: 55
Views: 6313

Re: ~ What is Church ? ~

I used to go to church many years ago, and saw similar situation in the churches. I stopped going to church. I thought they are business organisation rather than religious group. Now I try to connect directly with God. I don't need church. Only thing I need is God. The church doesn't have to be phys...
by Theleman
Thu Aug 17, 2017 7:16 pm
Forum: Book Club
Topic: Current Reads: What is Everyone Reading?
Replies: 174
Views: 37819

Re: Current Reads: What is Everyone Reading?

The Zohar Set 23 Volumes from Kabbalah Centre

Volume 1 Prologue
by Theleman
Thu Aug 17, 2017 7:02 pm
Forum: Philosophy of Religion
Topic: How do atheists find meaning in a purposeless universe?
Replies: 179
Views: 19455

Re: How do atheists find meaning in a purposeless universe?

Shouldn't atheist prove that God doesn't exist before being qualified as a true atheist?
by Theleman
Wed Aug 16, 2017 3:04 pm
Forum: About this Forum
Topic: Philosophy Now Forum Suggestions Box
Replies: 131
Views: 32417

Re: Philosophy Now Forum Suggestions Box

Would it be also a good idea to have sub forums based on the periods too? For example,

Ancient
Medieval
Modern
Contemporary